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Wed 8 Jul 2020

'Fly high, sweet angel': Tributes to teen killed in crash

premium_icon 'Fly high, sweet angel': Tributes to teen killed in crash

SHATTERED locals have sent their love to family and friends of 17-year-old Logan Bradford, who was killed when her car plunged into the river at South Ballina.

‘Alien’ washes up on beach and it could be worth thousands

‘Alien’ washes up on beach and it could be worth thousands

A strange sea creature has washed up on an Aussie beach, with some people thinking it could be worth a lot of money.

Problem Facebook ‘not ready’ to address

Problem Facebook ‘not ready’ to address

Facebook will change its policies on hate speech, but activists say it’s “abundantly clear” the company isn’t ready to act.

ATO’s grim warning for Aussies

ATO’s grim warning for Aussies

The tax office has warned that scores of taxpayers could soon be hit with audits and even financial penalties due to one big mistake.

PM warning on international travel

PM warning on international travel

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned there’s a strong chance the Government will cap international flights.

Aussie surfer shares horror kidnapping ordeal

Aussie surfer shares horror kidnapping ordeal

NSW pro surfer Carmen Greentree has revealed the harrowing details of being abducted and sexually abused nightly for two months.

'Too dark, too deep': Witness said rescuers felt helpless

premium_icon 'Too dark, too deep': Witness said rescuers felt helpless

A MAN who was at the scene of yesterday’s fatal river crash at South Ballina said rescuers faced an impossible task.

Major virus breach on Sydney flight

Major virus breach on Sydney flight

Passengers flying from Melbourne to Sydney on a Jetstar flight on Tuesday night were able to disembark without a health screening.

Owner left broken by CEO’s alleged $3.3m plunder

premium_icon Owner left broken by CEO’s alleged $3.3m plunder

A man will face trial over allegations he took advantage of a business owner’s ill health to seize control as a self-appointed CEO.

Sandwich maker used in $70k prison ‘code black’

premium_icon Sandwich maker used in $70k prison ‘code black’

A man who took part in a prison riot, that caused $70,000 worth of damage, armed himself with a broom handle and used a sandwich press to smash a window.

High-profile olympian drowns at Qld beach

premium_icon High-profile olympian drowns at Qld beach

High-profile Australian Olympic snowboarder Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin, aged 32, has drowned while spear-fishing.

Farmers demand $25m for projects, 3000 jobs

premium_icon Farmers demand $25m for projects, 3000 jobs

Queensland farmers are demanding the State Government stump up millions to start construction on five water projects.

Scientists’ warning on airborne risk

Scientists’ warning on airborne risk

More than 200 scientists have urged the World Health Organisation to change its coronavirus advice, saying it can become airborne.

'Concerning': Teen tourist COVID positive after faulty test

premium_icon 'Concerning': Teen tourist COVID positive after faulty test

A Victorian teen visiting a NSW south coast holiday spot tested positive, leading to urgent contract tracing in the region.

‘Mortified’: Passenger upset after forced hotel quarantine

premium_icon ‘Mortified’: Passenger upset after forced hotel quarantine

About eight passengers from a second direct Melbourne to Townsville flight that landed yesterday afternoon have been placed in hotel quarantine

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